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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Shoes by Palter DeLiso [Retail Reporting Copy]

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Palter De Liso (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)


February 1952

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring their new spring time shoe collection by Palter DeLiso. The window has white accordion pleated card boards of varied heights set on the floor. Shoe forms are cut out of these panels. Pairs of shoes are balanced on the accordion forms or are placed on the floor of the display.


N.Y. Bonwit Teller/ Shoes/ Dis. Dir: Gene Moore/ Setup: White accordion pleated card boards in varied heights are set about the floor. Miniature shoe forms are cut-out of those panels. Paired shoes for spring wear are set on the floor. Wall: Painted Blue./ Copy Card: PALTER DELISO LONG FAMOUS... NOW NEW FOR SPRING... FROM OUR FAMOUS SHOE SALON/ A February 1952 Issue/ Printed in the U.S.A./ 2-4-52-124/ Views & Reviews/ Retail Reporting Bureau/ M.N. Conhaim, Pub./ 101 Fifth Avenue, New York 3. N.Y.


box 1, folder 8



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